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Columnists | The Asian Age

Pavan Varma | Bonds, not black money, gone: All eyes now on EC

Supreme Court's striking down of electoral bonds underscores the need for comprehensive reforms to combat corruption

03 Mar 2024 12:00 AM

Shreya Sen-Handley | Keep calm and carry on crying

Crying gets a bad rap, doesn’t it?

03 Mar 2024 12:00 AM

Anita Katyal | Questions on role of Shukla in HP

Prawn excuse for Sandeshkhali grab

03 Mar 2024 12:00 AM

Sanjeev Ahluwalia | The politics behind India’s rural and urban spending

This survey includes, for the first time, the “imputed value” of consumption goods provided free by the Union and state governments

02 Mar 2024 12:00 AM

Farrukh Dhondy | Shamima Begum a terrorist threat or victim of ISIS? Britain is divided

Were Shamima and friends in touch with someone on the Internet or in person who groomed them into embracing ISIS?

02 Mar 2024 12:00 AM


Parsa Venkateshwar Rao Jr | Cong’s slide in Himachal sign of a deeper malaise

Cross-voting chaos in Himachal as Congress faces dissent, BJP claims majority, creating a political turmoil

01 Mar 2024 2:49 AM

Dilip Cherian | Longer tenures for senior babus soon

Modi government prepares for a significant bureaucratic reshuffle

29 Feb 2024 12:00 AM

Patralekha Chatterjee | Acute poverty falls in India, but not extreme inequality

Amidst political narratives of progress, a recent survey reveals stark economic disparities, fueling debate on India's development trajectory

29 Feb 2024 12:00 AM

Indranil Banerjie | Western hysteria mounts as Russia makes Ukraine gains

Ukraine-Russia conflict escalates, triggering shifts in geopolitics and the global economic landscape.

28 Feb 2024 12:05 AM

Aakar Patel | Desis in America show solidarity for secular India, Palestinian rights

Solidarity Meeting in the U.S.: Uniting Struggles for Secularism in India and Against Imperialism in Palestine

26 Feb 2024 11:17 PM


K.C. Singh | Pakistan in a mess after polls, uncertainty ahead

Surprising Results, Predictable Endgame: Unraveling the Complexities of Pakistan's General Election

26 Feb 2024 11:08 PM

Shikha Mukerjee | Magic mirror in overtime amid governance failures

Politics in Sandeshkhali: A Microcosm of India's Electoral Realities

26 Feb 2024 12:05 AM

Bhopinder Singh | The politicisation of Bharat Ratna awards is getting more pronounced

India's highest civilian award, Bharat Ratna, sees increasing political influence, raising questions of fairness and partisanship

26 Feb 2024 12:05 AM

Manish Tewari | Miscalculated MSP and other unkept promises

Tragic death underscores need for addressing India's agricultural challenges with fair MSP and inclusive solutions for a sustainable future

25 Feb 2024 12:05 AM

Suman Sahai | India must fight to protect food & farm subsidies at Abu Dhabi WTO

As the WTO's ministerial conference approaches, India faces crucial discussions on agricultural subsidies and fisheries discipline.

25 Feb 2024 12:05 AM


Sucheta Dasgupta | How not to navigate language chauvinists

Navigating language chauvinism in India: Unpacking its influence on identity, mobility, and the post-colonial linguistic landscape

25 Feb 2024 12:05 AM

Shobhaa De | Agreed, nation always comes first… but what about Sita?

"Sarvapratham Bharat": BJP's Vision for a Unified Nation and Political Landscape Shifts

24 Feb 2024 2:13 AM

Farrukh Dhondy | Of Rolex watches and other thefts… Is London in grip of a crime wave?

Rolex Thieves Unmasked: Delving into the Ethical Quandary of Street Crime and Social Injustice

24 Feb 2024 2:06 AM

Claude Arpi | China playing new border games close to Mt Kailash

A separate event needs to be noticed: the closure of the Kailash Yatra to Indian pilgrims.

23 Feb 2024 1:09 PM

Dilip Cherian | Rail officers are preferred for CVO roles in public sector

Governance trends: CVC favors Railways officers, CCPA tackles misleading IAS coaching ads, MHA urges states to comply on DGP appointments.

22 Feb 2024 12:31 AM